Renters demand better than empty promises from Lewisham Council

21 August, 2019

Renters demand better than empty promises from Lewisham Council

Lewisham Council’s proposals for borough-wide licensing of private sector landlords will be the latest empty promise on housing unless they prioritise “big action over big talk”, say Lewisham Liberal Democrats.

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What's happening in Lewisham - Aug 2019 roundup

08 August, 2019

What's happening in Lewisham - Aug 2019 roundup

Welcome to this month’s roundup of what’s happening at Lewisham Council.   Last time we covered the problems at Lewisham’s flagship leisure centre, Glass Mill. This month we look at the problems of their flagship park scheme at Beckenham Place Park.   Lewisham is our home and Lewisham Liberal De...

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Lewisham council bosses fail to reflect diversity of community, say Lib Dems

17 July, 2019

London Assembly candidate for Lewisham and Greenwich, Ade Fatukasi, has called on Lewisham council to do more to reflect the diverse community it serves, after figures showed the council failing to increase the number of BAME officers in its most senior grades. 46% of Lewisham population is from...

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Lewisham Lib Dems start selecting candidates for an early General Election

12 July, 2019

Lewisham Lib Dems start selecting candidates for an early General Election

Lewisham Liberal Democrats are selecting their prospective Parliamentary candidates for an early General Election. The Liberal Democrats came top in the recent European Elections in the borough of Lewisham and across Greater London.

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Lewisham Councillors not taking Climate Change seriously

24 June, 2019

Lewisham Councillors not taking Climate Change seriously

New figures released by Lewisham Lib Dems show Lewisham Council is failing to sort out their own emissions, despite declaring a “climate emergency” in February and committing to zero carbon emissions. 1 The figures were revealed in Freedom of Information request and show that of the commercial pr...

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23 year old Ade Fatukasi selected by Lib Dems for the London Assembly

15 June, 2019

23 year old Ade Fatukasi selected by Lib Dems for the London Assembly

23 year old Ade Fatukasi has been selected by the Liberal Democrats as their candidate for the London Assembly seat of Greenwich and Lewisham. A ‘born and bred Londoner’, Ade grew up and went to school mostly in Lewisham. He passionately believes that someone needs to speak up for young people in...

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What you need to know about Lewisham Council - June 2019

13 June, 2019

What you need to know about Lewisham Council - June 2019

Welcome to the fourth of our monthly looks at what’s happening in Lewisham and at Lewisham Council. Lib Dems top the poll in Lewisham   First up are the European election results in the borough of Lewisham. As you might have seen, the Liberal Democrats topped the poll with the third biggest swing...

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Glass Mill risks spiral of decline

29 May, 2019

Problems at Glass Mill Leisure Centre, run by Fusion, are getting worse. Lewisham Lib Dems have been raising this issue for some time with the council. So what’s the background?

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Lib Dems Win Lewisham

26 May, 2019

Lib Dems Win Lewisham

The Liberal Democrats received more votes than any other party in the London Borough of Lewisham in the European Parliament elections. It comes after Remainers across the UK swung behind the Liberal Democrats in the campaign to Stop Brexit. Here are the main results for Lewisham...

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Help us choose our new Leader

25 May, 2019

Help us choose our new Leader

If you voted Liberal Democrats in the European elections, why not join us and help choose our new Leader? Vince Cable has confirmed he is standing down as Leader of the Liberal Democrats after spearheading a powerful campaign against Brexit in the recent European elections.

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